Nationwide manhunt for Ozark man accused of kidnapping, sexual assault

David Pitts

A 30 year old woman and 8 year old child are receiving medical treatment after they were kidnapped and sexually assaulted. A nationwide manhunt is now underway for the suspect.

44 year old David Pitts is accused of abducting the woman and child at knife point Friday in Ozark and sexually assaulting them. He's 5'9" and 175 pounds with blue eyes and brown hair. Pitts may be driving a 1999 Toyota Sienna minivan with an Alabama tag of 26AP540.

Pitts is charged with multiple counts of kidnapping, rape, sexual abuse, theft and burglary. He is considered armed and dangerous.